European Games: Russian boxer taken to hospital with head injuries
European Games: Russian boxer taken to hospital with head injuries

Russian boxer Gasan Gimbatov was taken to hospital on Friday after suffering head injuries during his gold medal bout against Britain`s Joe Joyce at the inaugural European Games.

Sergey Kovalev stops Jean Pascal to retain light heavyweight world titles
Sergey Kovalev stops Jean Pascal to retain light heavyweight world titles

Sergey Kovalev stopped former champion Jean Pascal in the eighth round on Saturday to retain his trio of light heavyweight world titles.

Boxer Kirillov plans comeback after five-year break

After a five-year hiatus from boxing, former IBF super flyweight champion Dmitry Kirillov is mounting a comeback, with a possible return bout set for May 16 in St. Petersburg, his hometown.

Bradley defends WBO title

Timothy Bradley has defended his WBO welterweight title in a bruising points win over Russian challenger Ruslan Provodnikov.

Russian boxer charged with manslaughter

A Russian boxer suspected of killing a man in a fight outside a nightclub has been charged with manslaughter, investigators said Tuesday.